Tycoon and philanthropist T. Boone Pickens has passed away. He was 91.

As a tribute to Pickens, NPR’s “Embedded” podcast producer and reporter Tom Dreisbach is … trying to crap all over him:

What, exactly, is the point of this exercise, Tom? Other than to make yourself look like a jackass?

You’d better believe it does.

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Update:

Guess the ratio got to Tom: